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2 edition of ecology of animals. found in the catalog.

ecology of animals.

Charles S. Elton

ecology of animals.

by Charles S. Elton

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Published by Methuen & Co., ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal ecology.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMethuen"s monographs on biological subjects
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL751 .E54
    The Physical Object
    Pagination97p.
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6308036M
    LC Control Number34021337
    OCLC/WorldCa186399

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      Much as Rachel Carson's Silent Spring was a call to action against the pesticides that were devastating bird populations, Charles S. Elton's classic The Ecology of Invasions by Animals and Plants sounded an early warning about an environmental catastrophe that has become all too familiar today—the invasion of nonnative species. From kudzu to zebra 4/5(3). Plant ecology is a subdiscipline of ecology which studies the distribution and abundance of plants, the effects of environmental factors upon the abundance of plants, and the interactions among and between plants and other organisms. Examples of these are the distribution of temperate deciduous forests in North America, the effects of drought or flooding upon plant survival, and .


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Heitsch. out of 5 stars Paperback. $ # Much as Rachel Carson's Silent Spring was a call to action against the pesticides that were devastating bird populations, Charles S. Elton's classic The Ecology of Invasions by Animals and Plants sounded an early warning about an environmental catastrophe that has become all too familiar today—the invasion of nonnative species.

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The realities of how animals have done so are richly varied and complex. ‘A zoologist and botanist have made an extremely well coordinated effort in presenting the population ecology of both animals and plants under one title.

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The book is compared with classics of ecology like Silent Spring, and rightly so. The science of biological invasions is very complex, something the author was careful to admit; but his seminal survey of the problem holds up well on most points (as eminent ecologist Daniel Simberloff points out in the introduction)/5.

Ecology publishes articles that report on the basic elements of ecological is is placed on concise, clear articles documenting important ecological phenomena. The journal publishes a broad array of research that includes a rapidly expanding envelope of subject matter, techniques, approaches, and concepts: paleoecology through present-day phenomena.

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each article includes four chapters. The first book on invasion biology, and still the most cited, Elton’s masterpiece provides an accessible, engaging introduction to one of the most important environmental crises of our time.

Charles S. Elton was one of the founders of ecology, who also established and led Oxford University’s Bureau of Animal Population.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Naumov, N.P. (Nikolaĭ Pavlovich). Ecology of animals. Urbana, University of Illinois Press [©] (OCoLC) Animals and Environmental Fitness: Physiological and Biochemical Aspects of Adaptation and Ecology, Volume 2 contains the proceedings of the First Conference of the European Society for Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry held in Liège, Belgium, on August Additional Physical Format: Online version: Elton, Charles S.

(Charles Sutherland), Ecology of aninals. [London] Methuen [] (OCoLC)   The ecology of invasions by animals and plants by Charles S. Elton; 9 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Biogeography, Ecology, Animal introduction.

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